Basic Info

Hayssam Samir

11 years

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Photographer at Egypt Today / Business Today Magazines

Experience Details

Photographer

Media/Journalism/Publishing, Creative/Design/Art, Marketing/PR/Advertising

Experienced (Non-Manager)

 Creating permanent visual images for an exceptionally wide range of creative, technical and documentary purposes
 Working with clients to discuss the images they require and how they want to use them; Working in different locations and in different circumstances to get the right image;
 Using an extensive range of technical equipment, including cameras, lenses, lighting and specialist software;
 Communicating with photographic subjects, putting them at ease, encouraging them and directing them;
 Arranging still life objects, products, scenes, props and backgrounds;
 Liaising with other professionals, including graphic designers, writers, gallery managers, picture researchers, commissioning editors and art directors;
 Accomplish the technical tasks related to production and post-production like transport, set up, and operate various production equipment including cameras, audio and video recorders, lighting equipment, props, and microphones for location and studio production
 Managing the business aspects of the work, including administration, scheduling work, invoicing and basic accounting


Company Details

Egypt Today / Business Today Magazines

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Media Production , Writing and Editing, Marketing and Advertising

N/A

Jan 2012 to present (5 years 3 months)
Professional Photographer at Freelance

Experience Details

Professional Photographer

Media/Journalism/Publishing, Creative/Design/Art, Marketing/PR/Advertising

Experienced (Non-Manager)

https://hayssamelmaghraby.wixsite.com/shooting


Company Details

Freelance

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Photography , Marketing and Advertising

https://hayssamelmaghraby.wixsite.com/shooting

Jan 2006 to present (11 years 3 months)
Cinematographer at Freelance

Experience Details

Cinematographer

Creative/Design/Art, Marketing/PR/Advertising , Media/Journalism/Publishing

Experienced (Non-Manager)

 Produce movie files for use on conceiving, story-boarding, shooting, and editing documentary, informational, and promotional videos, photo essays, or individual assignments
 Confers with directors regarding interpretation of scene and desired effects; Assists them by establishing the visual look of the movie.
 Provide guidelines for lighting, film stock, shot selection, camera operation and other elements.
 Observes set or location and reviews drawings and other information relating to natural or artificial conditions to determine filming and lighting requirements.
 Reads charts and computes ratios to determine required lighting, film, shutter angles, filter factors, camera distance, depth of field and focus, angles of view, and other variables to produce desired effects.
 Selects cameras, accessories, equipment, and film stock, utilizing knowledge of filming techniques, filming requirements, and computations.
 Instructs camera operators regarding camera setup, angles, distances, movement, and other variables and signals cues for starting and stopping filming.
 Views film after processing and makes adjustments, as necessary, to achieve desired effects.
 May direct television productions that utilize electronic cameras.


Company Details

Freelance

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Entertainment , Media Production , Marketing and Advertising

https://hayssamelmaghraby.wixsite.com/shooting/cinematography

Jan 2014 to present (3 years 3 months)

Education

College Diploma in Cinema & Film Making

Education Details

College Diploma

Cinema & Film Making

French university in Egypt, Egypt

Not specified

N/A

N/A

French university in Egypt
2013 - 2016
BA in French Litterature

Education Details

BA

French Litterature

Helwan University, Egypt

Not specified

N/A

N/A

Helwan University
2004 - 2009
College Diploma in High School - Secondary

Education Details

College Diploma

High School - Secondary

Lycee El Horreya Bab El Louk, Egypt

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

N/A

N/A

Lycee El Horreya Bab El Louk
1990 - 2004
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Profile Skills and Keywords

AdaptiveAdobe After EffectAdobe PhotoshopArabicCinema & Film MakingCinematographerCreativeCustomer-orientedCyclingDesignDetails-orientedEditing ProgramsEnglishEntertainmentFilms And CinemaFinal Cut ProFlexibleFrenchFrench LitteratureHigh School - SecondaryInnovativeJournalismLightingLightroomMacintosh System And ApplicationsMarketingMarketing And AdvertisingMediaMedia ProductionMicrosoft OfficePhoto EditingPhoto EnhancingPhotographerPhotographyProfessional PhotographerPublishingTravelVideographyWriting And Editing

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

French

French

: Fluent

: Advanced

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

Tools and Technologies

lighting

lighting

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro

: Advanced

: High

:

1-3 years

Macintosh system and applications

Macintosh system and applications

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Lightroom

Lightroom

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Adobe After effect

Adobe After effect

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Photo Editing

Photo Editing

: Expert

: High

:

3-5 years

Editing programs

Editing programs

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Photography

Photography

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Videography

Videography

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Films and Cinema

Films and Cinema

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Photo Enhancing

Photo Enhancing

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Adobe After effect

Adobe After effect

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Final Cut Pro

Final Cut Pro

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Lightroom

Lightroom

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Key Skills

Customer-oriented, Creative, Flexible / Adaptive, Details-oriented, Innovative

Online Presence

https://hayssamelmaghraby.wixsite.com/shooting

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